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LY file extension - LilyPond music score file

What is ly file? How to open ly files?

File type specification:

Audio and sound file type icon Audio and sound file type

The LY file extension is associated with the LilyPond. File contains saved music notation.

The default software associated to ly file type:

LilyPond icon

GNU Project logo LilyPond  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  GNU Project

LilyPond is a music engraving program, devoted to producing the highest-quality sheet music possible. It brings the aesthetics of traditionally engraved music to computer printouts. LilyPond is free software and part of the GNU Project.

LilyPond for Mac picture or screenshot

GNU Project logo LilyPond for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
  GNU Project

LilyPond for Mac  is a text-based music engraver; it is more similar to a programming language than a graphical score editing program.

LilyPond for Linux icon

GNU Project logo LilyPond for Linux  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
  GNU Project

LilyPond for Linux is music notation editor and music composing application. LilyPond is free software and part of the GNU Project.

Help how to open LY files:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to open this sound file type.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to open audio files

How to convert file with extension LY:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to convert this sound file type.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert audio files

Find converter to ly file type:

msc to ly

mscz, to ly

ove to ly

List of software applications associated to the .ly file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open ly file, edit ly file, convert ly file, view ly file, play ly file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the ly files.

  • Open ly file
  • Save ly file
  • Edit ly file
  • Create ly file
  • Export ly file

Software that open ly file - LilyPond music score file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open ly file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Linux/Unix:

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